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Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

Penn State campuses partner on MLK Day service projects

Students from six Penn State campuses, including Penn State Behrend, participated in public service projects in Erie on Martin Luther King Jr. Day. They repaired bicycles, ran bingo games and sorted clothes at a community shelter.
Three Penn State students repair bicycles at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network bike warehouse.

MLK Day bikes

Shannon Josefoski, right, cleans a bicycle at the Sisters of St. Joseph Neighborhood Network in Erie. Josefoski, a student at Penn State New Kensington, was one of 50 students who participated in Erie service projects on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Two Penn State Behrend students paint a hallway during a MLK Day service project.

MLK Day painters

Will Taylor, an Americorps VISTA intern at Penn State Behrend, and Ashlyn Kelly, a senior at the college, paint a hallway at the Lodge on Sass, a transitional housing shelter in Erie. A total of 50 Penn State students contributed to service projects in Erie on Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

Two young students are pictured--one looking into a microscope and the other taking notes.

STEM Camp returns to Penn State Shenango for summer 2018

Penn State Shenango’s popular STEM Camp will be offered again this summer to middle school-aged children. The weeklong day camp runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22.
Two young students are pictured--one looking into a microscope and the other taking notes.

Penn State Shenango STEM Camp students look at microbes during a microbiology session held this past summer.

Penn State Shenango STEM Camp students look at microbes during a microbiology session held this past summer.

Shenango commencement set for Dec. 16

Penn State Shenango will hold its 2017 fall commencement ceremony at 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 16, in the Shenango campus Auditorium with a reception immediately following. Jo Anne Carrick, campus director and chief academic officer, will confer baccalaureate and associate degrees on the graduating students.

Penn State Shenango to offer free resume preparation Dec. 18-20

Penn State Shenango's Office of Career Services is offering free resume preparation from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday, Dec. 18, through Wednesday, Dec. 20, by appointment only.
Two people, one professor and one student, looking down on the campus' new synthetic cadaver.

Male and female SynDavers provide students realistic hands-on experience

From sixth grade STEAM campers to high school college visitors, each semester, Penn State Shenango welcomes these and other students to see what is unique and special about the downtown Sharon campus. While students get to see and participate in many events that Shenango has to offer, nothing gets more attention than the campus’ biology lab and its two SynDaver assistants, “Ana” and “Tomy.”
Two people, one professor and one student, looking down on the campus' new synthetic cadaver.

Dr. Diane Kuharsky shows Penn State Behrend student Andrew Jones the campus' new SynDaver

Andrew Jones, a Penn State Behrend nursing student, checks out the Shenango campus' new SynDaver with Instructor in Biology Dr. Diane Kuharsky over the summer semester.

Two people, one professor and one student, looking down on the campus' new synthetic cadaver.

Dr. Diane Kuharsky shows Penn State Behrend student Andrew Jones the campus' new SynDaver

Andrew Jones, a Penn State Behrend nursing student, checks out the campus' new SynDaver with Instructor in Biology Dr. Diane Kuharsky, during the summer semester.

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